This Futuresource UK Video Insights report reviews the video entertainment market landscape in the UK, assessing the impactors, drivers and future growth opportunities. With a focus on macroeconomic factors, the competitive environment, and the prevailing market conditions, this report explores attitudes to, uptake of, and forecasts for online video, Pay-TV, SVoD, physical home video and box office. It also answers questions like ‘how are video streaming services changing the entertainment market?’, and ‘how did Netflix disrupt home video market?’.
This report forms part of a comprehensive suite of home video global market insight reports, with coverage that includes Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Russia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, the UK and USA.
Despite the strong influence on cost-of-living due to rising inflation, mainly as a result of high energy bills and increasing food costs, the overall entertainment sector ended the year 10% up on 2021 reaching £10.8 billion.
Starting in the Cinema, admissions rose back above the 100m mark for the first time in 3 years with Top Gun: Maverick leading the way with over 4m more admissions than the 2nd largest title, with this release helping total box office surpass £900m for the year.
Streaming growth from the SVoD services has now grown to represent 36% of consumer spend in 2022 at £3.9m, however the dominant sector remains Pay-TV at 51% share, with spend across the outlook period only expected to drop by less than £200m or a -3% (CAGR 2023-2027).
| Comprehensive PDF report
| Executive summary
| Expert assessment of the video industry landscape
| Online video, covering electronic sell-through (movie and TV), iVoD (movie), subscription online video (SVoD), advertising VoD (AVoD)
| Pay-TV VoD and CVoD
| Physical home video, covering DVD and Blu-ray sell-through and rental
| Subscription Pay-TV covering monthly cable and satellite TV subscription fees
| Box office
| Market forecasts refer to the legitimate market only and exclude piracy. Adult content is also excluded.
| Accompanying Excel spreadsheets are provided
| Current performance, sizing and trends within the UK home video market
| CE hardware overview
| Video market forecasting, out to 2027
| The competitive environment for premium streaming video
| AVoD market size
| AVoD market share
| BVoD marketing
| Home video market share
| SVoD market growth
| SVoD market share
| Pay-TV outlook
| Trends in transactional video
Futuresource has been tracking, researching and consulting on the international video landscape for more than 30 years. This publication is one in a series of country-specific market insight reports, produced to provide businesses with a fully rounded view of the consumer video market.
Any business operating within this space and its related sectors will benefit from this report, particularly:
| Content providers, broadcasters and their suppliers
| Intermediaries and supply chain companies
| Hardware, infrastructure and service providers
| Content and CE market strategists, marketing and sales professionals
| Companies with interests in adjacent entertainment sectors
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